Translucent Materials: Glass, Plastics, Metals

Translucent Materials: Glass, Plastics, Metals

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Translucent materials give architects far more possibilities to exploit the sensual interplay of light and the fascination of interior-exterior interaction than plain glass, a fact proved by their increasing application. Traditionally, stretched paper, finely-cut stone, or stained glass were used to create mood and atmosphere. These are now giving way to a new generation of innovative materials - composite glass, synthetic panels, membranes and perforated metals.

 

Author: Frank Kaltenbach

Publisher: Birkhäuser

Format: Paperback

Pages: 110

ISBN: 9783764370336

Publication Date: February 2004